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Color pencil, graphite, and oil pastel on paper | 2021
Continuing to conjure up imaginary still lifes of configurations of adored objects, Burke flattens her subject matter for a full display, drawn from a bird’s eye view. Through imagining emptying her pockets onto a table and sorting through the contents, or witnessing inanimate objects caught off guard, she invites the viewer to be a bystander seeing into a surreal, romantic world. This series, Table Arrangements, draws inspiration from post-impressionist painter Pierre Bonnard whose later works transform mundane scenes into fantastical arrangements.
22 x 30 inches
Floated: 26.5 x 34.5 x 2 inches
Signed by artist.
The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the founder of Tappan
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